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About Sofia Top Tours
Professional sightseeing tours offered by passionate licensed guides. If you are looking for all the must see tourist attractions of Sofia and in the same time crave an inclusive experience of the city - you are at the right place! In our guided tours of Sofia we have put years of experience, expertise, know-how and research, but most importantly we have put our love and passion!
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The Ultimate Sofia Tour
Explore Sofia’s top historical, cultural and architectural landmarks within this 2-3 hours tour, inclusive on all must-see tourist attractions of Sofia.

Relax in an amazing rooftop cafe and enjoy a complimentary drink while you admire Sofia from above!

Enter in the oldest building in Sofia from the 4th century, walk over the Roman necropolis from 2nd century and visit the second biggest orthodox cathedral on the Balkans!

Dive into Roman ruins from 4th century, Byzantine churches from Late Antiquity, Communist buildings from the mid 20th century and many many more!

To make things even better we invite you to admire the most amazing view over downtown Sofia while enjoying a cup of tea or coffee!

You will be accompanied by our professional city guides who love history, architecture and are eager to share all their knowledge and experience with you!

Enjoy an informative, friendly, quality service with personal attention in a private group.
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3 hours
from $39.52
Traditional Food and Wine Tour
Eat like a Bulgarian and learn curious facts about the history, culture and traditions of Bulgaria. Join passionate local foodies and visit 4 selected venues.
Enjoy pastries, wines, gourmet delights, traditional dishes, special desserts and many more!

Make sure to come on an empty stomach because this food tour will be like visiting the Bulgarian grandma you wish you had! :)

Tour Venues:

1) Bakery - homemade recipes and lots of love shape the perfect "banitsa", try 3 types together with our favourite yoghurt drink the "ayran"!

2) Wine Bar - taste 4-5 Bulgarian wines accompanied by gourmet cheeses and meat cuts, all produced in small local farms.

3) Traditional Restaurant - feel the vibe of Bulgarian folklore and taste dishes like sarma, beans, lyutenitsa, shopska salad, 4 types of meat delicacies and a shot of our local spirit!

4) Dessert time - enjoy the exquisite opportunity to try traditional sweet delight with a special flavour - we keep it a secret ;-)

Nom-nom!
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4 hours
from $80.17
The Craft Beer Tour
Taste more than 6 unique craft beers, travel to a craft beer microbrewery, try a beer in its original recipe from 1884 and visit the craft beer bar with the widest choice of beers in whole of Sofia!

Experience the history of beer making in Bulgaria accompanied by a funny and knowledgeable local tour guide and beer lover!

Discover the interesting story of the first brewery in Sofia which famously became the official supplier of the King and the Royal Palace.

Travel to one of the first modern craft beer breweries in Sofia where its owner will guide you along the whole process of beer making.

Taste freshly made beer, try unique malt snacks, feel the brewing passion and hear the mill make miracles!

This complete experience is designed for beer lovers! If you and your friends are such - this tour is definitely a must do!
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3 to 4 hours
from $111.79
Sofia Travel Photography Tour
You really love traveling and wish your could take amazing shots of the places you visit?

Join our unique combined sightseeing & photography learning tour!

Meet a professional photographer and a city tour guide in a special experience that will change your life!

Your guides will take you through the most photogenic places in the historical and cultural city centre of Sofia and you can start taking the best photos of your life right away!

The content is suitable for absolute beginners and beginners!

While you explore the city learn about the basics of:
1) Composition in Travel Photography
2) Learn how to see light and shadow
3) The basic camera equipment
4) Camera settings*

*Any camera with manual settings mode (M) will be sufficient. You can participate with a phone as well although we recommend using a camera.
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3 to 4 hours
from $111.79
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a lovely afternoon on this tour with guide Stella . Great tour ... get to really see a lot and learn a huge amount I didn’t know 😊 learn the history while walking around and loved the roof top coffee break . It was...More

Date of experience: December 2019
Thank Timeport5
Reviewed 4 days ago

There were some problems with booking this tour, but after a call with the touroperator we booked the tour. We visit Sofia in November. We are not so culturally minded, but our guide Veneta shared us on a lightly manner some interesting history, culture etc....More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 909marcellav
Reviewed 6 days ago

There's no better way to get to know about all the hidden gems of Sofia than with this charming guide! The tour was interesting all the way through and we were constantly surprised by the many historical facts that were told to us. Couldn't be...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank kungmarkatta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was amazing! Our guide (Stella) took us to places where we could enjoy awesome local food and traditions. She also was charming as well! I would like to recommend this tour! Also the wines where the best we tasted in Sofia!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Anne_Gevers
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anne, Thank you so very much for the kind words! We truly enjoyed our tour together and hope to see all of you back in Sofia! Wishing you a nice Christmas season!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour. We were the only people in the group, so it was a private tour for two! We spent three hours walking around central Sofia with our guide, leaning about the political, cultural, and religious history of the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Lauren G
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lauren, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The ultimate Sofia tour. It is so nice to hear that we as local guides did a good job and made you really enjoy the tour taking the most of it! We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour includes visits to places you will most probably never find by yourself! The small local shops and bakeries where true hidden treasures and having a local guide who knows so much with and shares with such passion was awesome! Sofia has a very...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Flouzer
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We are really excited to see our work has such positive impact on our guests! Take care and we would love to welcome you again!

Reviewed November 6, 2019

A great combination and a complete Bulgarian experience! Really worths to spend the time for this activity! Funny, friendly, enthusiastic people who really seem to love what they do! If you are in Sofia you have to try it!

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Sintellion
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2019

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are always happy to see our guests satisfied with the experience. We really put our hearts in it! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed November 6, 2019

Wow, we really loved being able to discover so much more of beautiful Sofia than we expected! After discovering the city on our own for some days, we decided to take the tasting tour with our guide Sofia - it turned out to be the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank rastadapasta
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2019

Dear Micheal, Thank you so very much! We are truly inspired by your positive feedback and we are delighted that our guests quickly become our friends! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed November 3, 2019

The sightseeing tour was really interesting. Our guide Veneta really knew in depth the history of Sofia and all about the archeological sights in the city centre! We had no idea Sofia had so much to offer and such long and colourful history! We recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Fernando G
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2019

Thanks so much for your kind words! Our team members really love what they do and we are so happy that the good vibe is shared well! All the best and hoping to welcome you back in Sofia.

Reviewed November 3, 2019

My friend and I were lucky enough to get Stella as our guide, and couldn't recommend her enough! Stella is very knowledgeable, warm, spirited, friendly and really knows the locality very well. Highly recommended! I love Bulgaria all the more for having had her as...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Balkanlover
SofiaTopTours, Owner at Sofia Top Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2019

That's really nice and kind of you to share! Our team members really care for and love what they do. Looking forward to welcoming you again in Sofia!

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